Rosewood essential oil is a precious and highly sought-after aromatic extract derived from the heartwood of the Aniba rosaeodora tree. The Aniba rosaeodora tree is native to the Amazon rainforest, particularly in Brazil and Peru. The oil possesses a warm, sweet, and floral fragrance with subtle woody undertones, evoking a sense of tranquility and beauty.
Scientific Name / Botanical name: Aniba rosaeodora
Extraction Method: Steam distillation
Plant Part: Wood
Odor strength: Medium
Aroma: Sweet, floral, fruity and woody
Color: Clear to Pale Yellow
Rosewood essential oil can provide relief from cough, bronchial infections, and tonsillitis by helping to soothe the respiratory system and alleviate respiratory discomfort.
Known for its calming and uplifting properties, rosewood oil can help relieve stress headaches, nervousness, depression, and anxiety, promoting emotional well-being and a sense of tranquility.
Rosewood oil possesses skin-nourishing and rejuvenating properties, making it beneficial for addressing skin conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, and scarring. It is often used to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Insect Bite Relief
The anti-inflammatory properties of rosewood oil make it useful in alleviating discomfort and soothing insect bites. Applying diluted rosewood oil to insect bites can help reduce swelling, itching, redness and irritation.
Rosewood essential oil has antimicrobial properties that can help support a healthy immune system and protect against harmful pathogens.
Ways to use
Massage to alleviate headaches or joint discomfort.
Dilute 2-3 drops of rosewood essential oil with 1 tablespoon of carrier oil.
Massage the diluted mixture onto the affected areas for soothing relief.
Create a natural deodorant or perfume for a pleasant scent throughout the day.
Mix 4 drops of rosewood essential oil with 6 drops of either orange or lavender essential oil.
Dilute this blend with 1 tablespoon of carrier oil.
Transfer the mixture to a small roll-on bottle
Apply a small amount to the underarms or pulse points.
Apply topically for skin issues such as acne, dry skin, scars, or stretch marks.
Dilute 3-4 drops of rosewood essential oil with 1 tablespoon of carrier oil.
Apply the diluted mixture to the affected areas of the skin to promote healing and rejuvenation.
Recommended Essential Oil Blends:
Recommended Carrier oils:
- Avoid contact with eyes, nose, and sensitive areas.
- Never apply essential oils to the skin or scalp directly. It is highly recommended to dilute the oil using a carrier oil to avoid skin irritation.
- Never intake essential oils orally.
- Do a patch test before topical use to make sure there are no allergic reactions to any essential oil.
- If you are pregnant, nursing or taking medication; consult a physician before use.
- Keep away from pets and children